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in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 47 words.

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archbishop

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 30 words.

The title, applied in the 4th–5th cents. to patriarchs and holders of other outstanding sees, came to be extended to

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archbishop

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 30 words.

The title, applied in the 4th–5th cents. to *patriarchs and holders of other outstanding sees, came to be extended

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Archbishop

John Bowker.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies. 10 words.

Title of certain Christian bishops, approximately equivalent to metropolitan.

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archbishops

John R. Guy.

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 399 words.

are, literally, chief bishops. By the 5th cent. ad the title was applied to the occupants of sees of major

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archbishops

in The Oxford Companion to British History

January 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 400 words.

are, literally, chief bishops. By the 5th cent. ad the title was applied to the occupants of sees of major

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archbishops

Michael Dobson and Stanley Wells.

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 8 words.

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archbishops

Edited by Michael Dobson, Stanley Wells, Will Sharpe and Erin Sullivan.

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 8 words.

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Archbishop

Aristeides Papadakis.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium

January 1991; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 212 words.

(ἀρχιεπίσκοπος, lit. “chief bishop”), a title initially used to designate certain metropolitans. It was applied to the bishops of

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archbishop

Edited by F. L. Cross and E. A. Livingstone.

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2005; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 85 words.

In the 4th and 5th cents. the title was applied to the *patriarchs and holders of other outstanding sees. Later its use was extended to ...

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archbishop

Edited by Robert E. Bjork.

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 3 words.

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Marsh’s Library, Archbishop

in The Oxford Companion to the Book

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 112 words.

Named after its founder Narcissus Marsh (1638–1713), archbishop of Dublin, this was the first *public library in Ireland

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Oswald, St , archbishop of York (992)

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 63 words.

Bishop of *Worcester (961–92), and archbishop of *York (971–92). Along with *Dunstan and *Æthelwold, Oswald

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Eskil, St , archbishop of Lund (1181)

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 90 words.

Eskil succeeded his uncle as archbishop of *Lund in 1138. In 1156, he became primate of Sweden and

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Jænberht (d. 792), archbishop of Canterbury

Marios Costambeys.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church. 1006 words.

Jænberht (d. 792), archbishop of Canterbury, was of Kentish origin. He was abbot of St Peter's and St Paul's (later St Augustine's), Canterbury, from 762. Following the death of Archbishop...

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Æthelgar (d. 990), archbishop of Canterbury

William Hunt.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church. 320 words.

Æthelgar (d. 990), archbishop of Canterbury, was a monk of Glastonbury under Dunstan (later archbishop of Canterbury) and of Abingdon under Æthelwold (later bishop of Winchester). In 964...

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Mellitus (d. 624), archbishop of Canterbury

N. P. Brooks.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Christianity; History of Christianity. 1261 words.

Mellitus (d. 624), archbishop of Canterbury, was the leader of the group of missionaries sent by Pope Gregory I in 601 to reinforce Augustine at Canterbury and he subsequently became the...

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Æthelred (d. 888), archbishop of Canterbury

A. F. Wareham.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church. 369 words.

Æthelred (d. 888), archbishop of Canterbury, was archbishop from 870 until his death on 30 June 888, during the height of the viking wars. The statement in the F version of the Anglo-Saxon...

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Sigeric (d. 994), archbishop of Canterbury

Emma Mason.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church. 509 words.

Sigeric (d. 994), archbishop of Canterbury, formerly a monk at Glastonbury, was elected abbot of St Augustine's, Canterbury, in 980, and was consecrated by Archbishop Dunstan. He was made...

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Feologeld (d. 832), archbishop of Canterbury

William Hunt.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church. 105 words.

Feologeld (d. 832), archbishop of Canterbury, subscribed an act of the Council of ‘Clofesho’ in 803 as abbot of a Kentish monastery. He was elected to succeed Archbishop Wulfred on 25 April...

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